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Pot. Hoku Gem 'Freckles'

This is a discussion on Pot. Hoku Gem 'Freckles' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This cross of (Bl. Richard Mueller x Slc. Tangerine Jewel) was in bloom 4 months ...

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    Red face Pot. Hoku Gem 'Freckles'

    This cross of (Bl. Richard Mueller x Slc. Tangerine Jewel) was in bloom 4 months a go. I wouldn't normally post this again so soon. This time I have two spikes in bloom on this plant and one spike almost in bloom on my other plant. I have not had a very productive season of blooms this year. I guess this plant just must like the neighborhood. I really like the two different stages of color in the bloom with this plant. Starts out redish and changes to a yellow w/red spots. I did a division of this plant this past spring and culled out some shriveled p-bulbs three months ago. I'm a Happy Camper, Rich
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    These are gorgeous Rich! I've been looking for one and hope to find at least some RM type at the next show in my area.

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    Love it! Congratulations and great growing. Need to find something like this one for my collection.

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    Great looking orchid and blooms! Nice growing Rich!

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    To me these are colors from heaven with a form and pattern to match!

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    Nice photo Rich, absolutely beautiful.

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    Everyone should have at least one Richard Mueller cross in their collection. Who would ever complain about a plant that blooms at least four times a year. Thanks for all the nice comments. Have Fun,Rich

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